In its monthly Vital Signs report, the CDC called attention to sepsis, a systemic infection that can overload the body's defenses, cause organ failure, and leads to death in 15-30 percent of ...
Wayne Frazier, a longtime former educator in the Richmond County School System, announced his plans to run for the District 4 school board seat currently held by Barbara Pulliam.
The bill is based on similar initiatives in Louisiana and Tennessee and would authorize the state to temporarily step in to assist chronically failing public schools and the students in them.
A proposal to build a nine-hole practice course at the University of South Carolina Aiken could help bring women's golf to the school.
Mylinthia Renee-Kelly, who became principal of Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School in 2012, voluntarily resigned after making a number of decisions on ways to boost her school and ...
The MAPS chapter at Paine started in February and is associated with the nearby Student National Medical Association chapter at Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.
Paine's Day of Pride arose during a recent campus visit from a brainstorming session.
In recent years, Murphey Middle School discontinued its band because it lacked instruments. Glenn Hills High and the Academy of Richmond County are also schools that saw a sharp decline in equipment.
The 13-credit-hour program aims to help future business and government leaders more effectively communicate and collaborate with nonprofits, or possibly even lead them.
More than a week after school began, an advanced math class at Riverside Middle School remains without a properly certified instructor.
Tuesday's 6-4 vote means the school system will pay $86,754 to the city of Augusta. The total bill for the year is $173,508.
Discover Financial Services announced Monday that it has awarded the Richmond County School System with nearly $78,000 in grants to cover the cost of implementing financial education into their ...
NORTH AUGUSTA -- It's the start of another year - or start of some children's first year - at North Augusta Elementary on Monday.
Across Aiken County today, nearly 25,000 students and 3,350 employees - including about 1,500 teachers - will return to 20 elementary schools, 11 middle schools and seven high schools.
A recent study shows that available funds for the HOPE Scholarship could be completely gone within 12 years.
When she awoke from her coma, Alyssa Haddon didn't recognize her family and couldn't speak or move her right side. She would not only overcome the impact of removing a large brain tumor but also ...
There will be one new face on the Aiken County school board after November's general election, and it will belong to Ahmed Samaha, who is assistant vice chancellor of student life at the ...
Over the last four years, the medical school has increased its number and percentage of black and Hispanic students by 311 percent and 109 percent respectively, or a collective 200 percent ...
Shirking cellphones and computers, a dozen Westminster School students trekked more than 40 miles along the Colorado mountains last month.
The campus, on Permieter Parkway in west Augusta, has 750 local students and employs about 100.